February 23, 2008 RSS feed / Editorials & Letters

Black asks voters to support him for county commissioner

Editor: I am Rick Black, a lifelong resident of Union Township, and candidate for the Republican nomination for Licking County Commissioner. More...

Sheriff answers letter about campaign signs

Editor: In response to Ms. Pritchard's Letter to Editor - Upset with Campaign Sign Switch - at no time did any of my campaign volunteers remove any sign from any citizen's yard, let alone replace with one of my signs. More...

Reelect Cooperrider

Editor: Residents of Thorn Township need to continue to support Thad Cooperrider as our Perry County Commissioner. Thad has represented us well for the past eight years. More...

Help police help you

Editor: I would like to encourage all residents to support their police department and vote "YES" for the upcoming levy. The police are in dire need of equipment and they have not had a pay raise in seven years. More...

Top Ten reasons to vote NO' on new police levy

Editor: Top Ten reasons to vote "NO" on the new Buckeye Lake Police levy. 10. In 2004, council asked BLPD to pursue CALEA certification, resulting in four years of resistance and excuses. 9. More...

Ball supported for FairfieldCounty Sheriff

Editor: All too often, political candidates seek public office,later in life, for reasons other than a pure passion for the interests of the citizenry. Not Darrell Ball ! More...

One more Letter: Senior levy building program could hurt local programs

Editor: We have great concerns about the proposed $13,500,000 Bond Issue for Licking County Aging to construct two large senior citizen centers. More...

Chamber president supports Liberty Union bond levy

Editor: As the current president of the Baltimore Area Chamber of Commerce and a local business owner in Baltimore, I am writing this to urge all of the residents living in the Liberty Union-Thurston School District to please get out and vote FOR More...

Seniors need to be able to pay for healthcare, medications

Editor: In response to the letters you have published supporting the Liberty Union Bond Levy, I was surprised to read the letters from those that took the time to figure the exact amount you would be paying on a $100,000 home. More...

Watchdog' provides proof

Editor: Mr. Harper, I repeat, I don't recall ever having told ANYONE they don't have the right to speak! More...

Writer questions whether Cookston has a heart

Editor: I just found out through the newspaper that my parents' land was bought out from under them. My mom was so upset and was afraid to tell her kids that she just lost the land and maybe the home we grew up in. More...

More support for Black

Editor: Rick Black is our best choice for Licking County Commissioner! Just check his record of public service which includes his seven years as a Lakewood Local School Board member serving as board president for the last two years. More...

Writer says 'NO' to new taxes

Editor: Watch out taxpayers! Here we go again. Buckeye Lake Village Council wants to get in our pockets again. I told you they wouldn't give up. Now they want us to pass a new levy that will raise our taxes again. More...